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Namibian food insecurity at 39 per cent: Mbangu

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 12 SEP (NAMPA) - Food insecurity in Namibia is estimated at 39 per cent and poverty levels stand at 17 per cent.

This was revealed by the National Planning Commission's Chief National Development Advice, Sylvester Mbangu, during the launch of the Cost of Hunger in Africa (COHA) Study on Namibia launched here on Thursday.

The study is aimed at estimating the social and economic impact of undernourished of infants at the level of the health sector, education and labour prod ...

 

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